Commission Of The Churches On International Affairs Of The World Council Of Churches

Objectives and Mission: 

To witness the lordship of Christ over human beings and history by serving people in the field of international relations and promoting reconciliation and oneness of human beings by creation.
Priority issues: social work, oecumenism and charity.

General description: 

WCC programmes relate to the Council's five "historic" themes: faith and order; mission and ecumenical formation; justice, peace and creation; international affairs, peace and human security; and diakonia and solidarity.

Country Presence: 
South Africa
Macao, China
Democratic Republic of the Congo
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
South Sudan
Field of Interest: 
Religion